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Friday, 26 May 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
When Beauty is Pain »
Brachycephalic dogs are wonderful companions, but they do have special needs and many health problems, with some dogs mor...
Tuesday, 23 May 2017
Using animal behaviour to determine suffering in companion animals »
The NZVA, SPCA, Veterinary Professional Insurance Society, Veterinary Council of New Zealand, Ministry for Primary Industr...
Tuesday, 23 May 2017
Fitness for transport app launched »
The Ministry for Primary Industries (MPI) has launched a mobile app that helps farmers, transporters, stock agents and vet...
Wednesday, 17 May 2017
NZVA Chief Veterinary Officer wanted »
Help the veterinary profession to positively influence the collective wellbeing of animals, people and our environment so...
Sunday, 7 May 2017
Funding grants for women's leadership development »
Women and Leadership New Zealand (WLNZ) is administering a national initiative to support the development of female leader...

NZVA media release
Tuesday, 25 April 2017
NZ vets taking on one of the biggest health issues facing the planet »
World Veterinary Day (WVD) will take place globally on 29 April 2017. The theme this year is Antimicrobial Resistance: Fro...
Tuesday, 22 November 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
NZVA says responsible ownership of all dogs is the key to success »
The NZVA applauds the Associate Local Government Minister Louise Upston for her continued action to address the issue of...
Wednesday, 5 October 2016
Protecting our pets' welfare and wellbeing over Guy Fawkes »
We live in an environment that we share with animals too. The New Zealand Veterinary Association (NZVA) urges you all to a...
Thursday, 22 September 2016
Breed laws don't work »
Dangerous dogs are a complex animal, human and environmental societal problem. These dogs kill and injure the people we ca...
Wednesday, 21 September 2016
A vision for responsible cat ownership and humane cat management »
How we treat animals in New Zealand is becoming increasingly linked to how we feel about ourselves as a society. There...